Best Doctor-Patient Relations Books
Here you will get Best Doctor-Patient Relations Books For you.This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.
1. Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice
Author: by Kathleen Masters
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Fifth Edition focuses on the progression of the professional nursing role. The major themes addressed throughout the text include: teamwork and collaboration, communication, leadership, quality improvement and safety, evidence based practice and informatics. These competencies are essential for undergraduate nursing students, providing them with a solid foundation for a successful career.
The Fifth Edition maintains its focus on professional role socialization and integrates the Nurse of the Future Competency Model throughout the text. It will feature new chapters on nursing competencies and system based practice and leadership. New to the Fifth Edition: New chapter on nursing competencies New content system based practice and leadershipUpdated Navigate 2 Advantage Access course.
2. Lies My Doctor Told Me Second Edition: Medical Myths That Can Harm Your Health
Author: by Dr. Ken Berry
Victory Belt Publishing
Has your doctor lied to you? Eat low-fat and high-carb, including plenty of healthy whole grainsdoes that sound familiar? Perhaps this is what you were told at your last doctor’s appointment or visit with a nutritionist, or perhaps it is something you read online when searching for a healthy diet.
And perhaps you’ve been misled. Dr. Ken Berry is here to dispel the myths and misinformation that have been perpetuated by the medical and food industries for decades. This updated and expanded edition of Dr. Berry’s bestseller Lies My Doctor Told Me exposes the truth behind all kinds of lies told by well-meaning but misinformed medical practitioners.
Nutritional therapy is often overlooked in medical school, and the information provided to physicians is often outdated. However, the negative consequences on your health remain the same. Advice to avoid healthy fats and stay out of the sun has been proven to be detrimental to longevity and wreak havoc on your system.
In this book, Dr. Berry will enlighten you about nutrition and life choices, their role in our health, and how to begin an educated conversation with your doctor about finding the right path for you. This book will teach you: how doctors are taught to think about nutrition and other preventative health measures, and how they should be thinking how the Food Pyramid and MyPlate came into existence and why they should change the facts about fat intake and heart health the truth about the effects of whole wheat on the human body the role of dairy in your diet the truth about saltfriend or foe?
3. 12-Lead ECG: The Art of Interpretation: The Art of Interpretation (Garcia, Introduction to 12-Lead ECG)
Author: by Tomas B. Garcia
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Welcome to the most comprehensive resource on 12-Lead ECG interpretation! This all-encompassing, four-color text, updated to the new Second Edition, is designed to make you a fully advanced interpreter of ECGs. Whether you are paramedic, nurse, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, medical student, or physician wanting to learn or brush up on your knowledge of electrocardiography, this book will meet your needs.
12-Lead ECG: The Art of Interpretation, Second Edition takes the complex subject of electrocardiography and presents it in a simple, innovative, 3-level approach. Level 1 provides basic information for those with minimal experience interpreting ECGs. Level 2 provides intermediate information for those with a basic understanding of the principles of electrocardiography.
Level 3 provides advanced information for those with some mastery of the subject. The entire text is written in a friendly, easy-to-read tone. Additionally, the text contains real-life, full-size ECG strips that are integrated throughout the text and analyzed in conjunction with the concepts they illustrate.
4. Compassionomics (The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Caring Makes a Difference)
Author: by Stephen Trzeciak
A 34-year-old man fighting for his life in the Intensive Care Unit is on an artificial respirator for over a month. Could it be that his chance of getting off the respirator is not how much his nurses know, but rather how much they care?
A 75-year-old woman is heroically saved by a major trauma center only to be discharged and fatally struck by a car while walking home from the hospital. Could a lack of compassion from the hospital staff have been a factor in her death?
Compelling new research shows that health care is in the midst of a compassion crisis. But the pivotal question is this: Does compassion really matter? In Compassionomics: The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Caring Makes a Difference, physician scientists Stephen Trzeciak and Anthony Mazzarelli uncover the eye-opening data that compassion could be a wonder drug for the 21st century.
Now, for the first time ever, a rigorous review of the science – coupled with captivating stories from the front lines of medicine – demonstrates that human connection in health care matters in astonishing ways. Never before has all the evidence been synthesized together in one place.
5. Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals: Advocacy and Action
Author: by Donna M. Nickitas
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals: Advocacy and Action, Third Edition reflects a well-honed vision of what nursing and health professionals need to know to both understand and influence health policy. Through their focus on relevant issues, the authors discuss how healthcare professionals can prepare themselves to engage in the economic, political, and policy dimensions of health care.
The Third Edition focuses on the most relevant health policy issues while taking an interdisciplinary approach to create an understanding of healthcare practice and policy across interprofessional teams. In addition, global and population health issues such as war, terrorism, disease and natural disasters that impact health professionals are also covered in detail.
New to the Third Edition: Case studies which close the gap in understanding how policy and politics impacts health systems Updated content on the Affordable Care Act Enhanced Primary Care Roles (new chapter) Health Information Technology and the Intersection of Health Policy (new chapter) Political Power of Nurses: Harnessing Our Values & Voices (new chapter)
6. The Sports Medicine Patient Advisor, Third Edition
Author: by Pierre A. Rouzier
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7. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations Complete Package (Netter Green Book Collection)
Author: by Frank H. Netter MD
The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations, Dr. Frank H. Netter’s decades of work devoted to depicting each of the major body systems, has been updated and brought into modern context. The second edition of the legendary “green books” offers Netter’s timeless work, now arranged and enhanced by modern text and radiologic imaging contributed by field-leading doctors and teachers from world-renowned medical institutions, and supplemented with new illustrations created by master artist-physician, Carlos Machado, and other top medical illustrators working in the Netter tradition.
The Complete Package includes all 9 volumes (14 books): The Cardiovascular System The Digestive System The Endocrine System The Integumentary System The Musculoskeletal System The Nervous System The Reproductive System The Respiratory System The Urinary System Gain a quick understanding of complex topicseach addressed on 1-2 pages- from a concise text-atlas format that provides a context bridge between primary and specialized medicine.
8. Population Health: Creating a Culture of Wellness: with Navigate 2 eBook Access
Author: by David B. Nash
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act, the field of population health has evolved and matured considerably. Improving quality and health outcomes along with lowering costs has become an ongoing focus in delivery of health care. The new Third Edition of Population Health reflects this focus and evolution in today’s dynamic healthcare landscape by conveying the key concepts of population health management and examining strategies for creating a culture of health and wellness in the context of health care reform.
Offering a comprehensive, forward-looking approach to population health, the Third Edition’s streamlined organization features 14 chapters divided among 3 major sections: Part I Population Health in the US discusses health and wellness vs. Healthcare delivery; epidemiology and the impact of social determinants.
Part 2 The Population Health Ecosystem looks at structures and systems; value-based payment models, population health informatics /analytics; and developing the population health workforce; Part 3 Creating Culture Change explores health promotion and consumer engagement; implementing organizational culture change; care coordination; accountability for outcomes; and policy and advocacy.
9. Hardwiring Excellence: Purpose, Worthwhile Work, Making a Difference
Author: by Quint Studer
Fire Starter Publishing
A “textbook with passion”, Hardwiring Excellence offers a road map and practical how-to guide for creating and sustaining a culture of service and operational excellence. In this book, author Quint Studer, CEO of Studer Group, draws on his personal experience as a former hospital executive who led two organizations to the top 1% in patient satisfaction and his experience coaching hundreds of healthcare organizations since.
Studer, a nationally acclaimed educator, coach, and thought leader in healthcare today, is a master storyteller, mixing “chicken soup style” stories with personal insight, simple tools, and in-depth recommendations on how good organizations can become great ones. Based on Studer Groups Nine Principles SM, Quint Studer shows how to retain more employees; ensure better customer service; build strong leadership, align organizational values, goals, and results; increase communication; reward and recognize individual success while also requiring accountability; and move operational performance for better financials, market share, and growth.
10. Tongue-Tied: How a Tiny String Under the Tongue Impacts Nursing, Speech, Feeding, and More
Author: by Richard Baxter DMD MS
Alabama Tongue-Tie Center
Chances are, you or someone you know is affected by a tongue-tie. Common, yet little understood, tongue-ties can lead to a myriad of problems, including difficulty when nursing, speaking or eating. In the most crucial and formative parts of children’s lives, tongue-ties have a significant effect on their well-being.
Many parents and professionals alike want to know what can be done, and how best to treat these patients and families. And now, there are answers. Tongue-Tied: How a Tiny String Under the Tongue Impacts Nursing, Feeding, Speech, and More is an exhaustive and informative guide to this misunderstood affliction.
Along with a team of medical specialists, author Dr. Richard Baxter demystifies tongue-ties and spells out how this condition can be treated comprehensively, safely and comfortably. Starting with a broad history of tongue-ties, this invaluable guide covers 21st-century assessment techniques and treatment options available for tethered oral tissues.
Various accounts of patient challenges and victories are prominently featured as well. With the proper diagnosis and treatment, tethered oral tissues can be released with minimal discomfort, resulting in lives free of struggles during nursing, speaking, and feeding, while also reducing the incidence of dental issues, headaches, and even neck pain for children through adults.
11. LEARN the FACTS ABOUT KIDNEY DISEASE: A Self-Help Guide to Better Kidney Health With Proven Therapies
Author: by STEVEN ROSANSKY M.D.
This book written for the average reader, offers useful information for patients with very mild CKD to those patients who need to plan for dialysis or kidney transplant. It offers scientifically proven ways to slow progression of CKD, including a chapter on a Smart Diet for all CKD patients.
This diet not only can slow CKD progression but can also help patients to live longer and better. It offers the best treatments for the medical problems that can come with a diagnosis of CKD. For most patients this book will alleviate concerns about having CKD and for some patients with advanced CKD it offers an approach that can delay the start of dialysis for many months or even years in some cases.
It explains why low and very low protein diets, promoted by many kidney books for patients, is usually not beneficial and may even be harmful. It provides the latest recommendations for treatment of CKD that comes from international kidney doctor organizations.
The book is organized in a way that provides information for all patients with CKD in the first part of the book and has information in later chapters for patients whose CKD has progressed. For those patients who want to get the “meat” of the book, the final chapter provides a summary of all the book’s material.
12. Explain Pain (8311)
Author: by David Butler;Lorimer Moseley
Butler and Moseley’s Explain Pain kicked off a revolution in therapeutic neuroscience education and has become the go to pain bible for clinicians and sufferers alike. With great authority, clarity and engaging images, it answers commonly asked questions such as Why do I hurt?, Why has it spread?
And What can I do to help? Explain Pain Second Edition has been updated to draw on increasing support for therapeutic neuroscience education from clinical trials, education science, neuroscience, plain logic and the failure of drug therapy on chronic pain outcomes.
Explain Pain is a proven favorite among health texts, giving new and immediate hope to pain sufferers and their family and friends.Explain Pain works! Half-Canadian wire bound.Illustrated. Softcover; 133 pages.2nd ed.
13. Zero Harm: How to Achieve Patient and Workforce Safety in Healthcare
Author: by Craig Clapper
From the nation’s leading experts in healthcare safetythe first comprehensive guide to delivering care that ensures the safety of patients and staff alike. One of the primary tenets among healthcare professionals is, First, do no harm. Achieving this goal means ensuring the safety of both patient and caregiver.
Every year in the United States alone, an estimated 4. 8 million hospital patients suffer serious harm that is preventable. To address this industry-wide problemand provide evidence-based solutionsa team of award-winning safety specialists from Press Ganey/Healthcare Performance Improvement have applied their decades of experience and research to the subject of patient and workforce safety.
Their mission is to achieve zero harm in the healthcare industry, a lofty goal that some hospitals have already accomplishedwhich you can, too. Combining the latest advances in safety science, data technology, and high reliability solutions, this step-by-step guide shows you how to implement 6 simple principles in your workplace.1.
14. Patient Practitioner Interaction: An Experiential Manual for Developing the Art of Health Care
Author: by Carol M. Davis
For over 20 years, Patient Practitioner Interaction: An Experiential Manual for Developing the Art of Health Care has been the cornerstone textbook for health care professionals to learn and develop effective interpersonal professional behavior. Building on the foundational knowledge of past editions, the updated Sixth Edition continues to teach health care professionals how to develop self-awareness and communication skills critical to providing ethical, compassionate, and professional treatment and care for and with their patients.Drs.Carol M.
Davis and Gina Maria Musolino designed the textbook to assist both faculty and students through instructional and learning objectives emphasizing the importance of self-awareness in patient interaction. The Sixth Edition guides faculty in teaching the essential component required of all health care professionals: the ability to know oneself and one’s patterns of response in highly contentious situations.
Through the featured learning activities and chapters on self-awareness and self-assessment, students will be able to better understand, change, and evaluate their learned patterns, values, and readiness for mature patient interactions for both typical and challenging patient care situations. The learned skills of self-awareness and effective interpersonal communication allow clinicians, faculty, and students to provide compassionate and therapeutic treatment and care for the good of the patients and their families.
15. Deep Medicine: How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Healthcare Human Again
Author: by Eric Topol MD
One of America’s top doctors reveals how AI will empower physicians and revolutionize patient care Medicine has become inhuman, to disastrous effect. The doctor-patient relationship-the heart of medicine-is broken: doctors are too distracted and overwhelmed to truly connect with their patients, and medical errors and misdiagnoses abound.
In Deep Medicine, leading physician Eric Topol reveals how artificial intelligence can help. AI has the potential to transform everything doctors do, from notetaking and medical scans to diagnosis and treatment, greatly cutting down the cost of medicine and reducing human mortality.
By freeing physicians from the tasks that interfere with human connection, AI will create space for the real healing that takes place between a doctor who can listen and a patient who needs to be heard. Innovative, provocative, and hopeful, Deep Medicine shows us how the awesome power of AI can make medicine better, for all the humans involved.
Illustrations note: 46 Halftones, black & white 11 Tables, black & white
16. Quantum Leadership: Creating Sustainable Value in Health Care
Author: by Tim Porter-O'Grady
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Quantum Leadership: Creating Sustainable Value in Health Care, Fifth Edition provides students with a solid overview and understanding of leadership in today’s complex healthcare delivery system. The Fifth Edition discusses leadership within the context of a new understanding of complex adaptive systems and complex responsive processes.
Rather than focus on the mechanics of operations and function, this text emphasizes the characteristics and role of the complex leader through both describing the context of complexity and the application of the role as a leader of these complex systems.
Quantum Leadership: Creating Sustainable Value in Health Care, Fifth Edition is unique in that it addresses the postindustrial, complex and highly mobile organizational systems and emphasizes the characteristics, elements, and role of leaders in guiding individuals and teams through effectively navigating work in these essentially new models.
In addition, the text integrates the essential requirements for Quality Matters certification of online courses that are used as benchmarks in many colleges and universities. Key Features: New case studiesUpdated quiz questionsNew chapter takeawaysNavigate 2 Advantage Access